Dr. James Loeffler is Assistant Professor of History and Jewish Studies at the University of Virginia and author of The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire (Yale U. Press, 2010).
The unlikely history of a Hasidic melody.
A mystical musical prayer introduced by Hasidism.
The colorful history of the Israeli national anthem.
Purim and Halloween
The Idan Raichel Project
How Not to Comfort Mourners
The Rainbow in Jewish Symbolism
Contemporary Israeli Film
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